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Nile River Festival 2018

January 25, 2018 @ 10:00 am - January 28, 2018 @ 10:00 pm

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Yearly on the same date until January 28, 2018

Welcome to Africa’s largest and longest running whitewater festival:

The Nile River Festival is a four day event that makes the most of some of the biggest rapids in the world and celebrates all that is awesome about the River Nile, here in Uganda.

Every year, the NRF draws some of the best athletes from around the world to compete for the overall champion’s title.

Sign up here: Coming soon.

There’s 4 events:

Thursday: Big Air Ramp – Competitors launch themselves off NRE’s ramp and try to throw massive moves to impress the crowds & judges.

Friday: Extreme Endurance Race – A 35km race down big grade 5 whitewater, you’ll feel it on Saturday…

Saturday: Nile Special Freestyle – The greatest show on earth, well we think so, see some huge moves from the world’s best kayakers.

Sunday: Hendri Coetzee Itanda Fall Memorial Race – an extreme race like no other.

Details

Start:
January 25, 2018 @ 10:00 am
End:
January 28, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Organizer:
Kayak The Nile, Nile River Explorers & Hairy Lemon
Phone:
0772 880322,0782 320552
Website:
https://www.raftafrica.com/

Venue

NRE CAMPSITE BUJAGALI
BUJAGALI, JINJA, Uganda
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Phone:
,0782 320552
Website:
https://www.raftafrica.com/